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  • Swine Flu By: Ricardo Guijarro and Marc García
  • Index
    • What is it?
    • How can it be transmitted?
    • What symptoms does it cause?
    • How can you cure it?
  • What is it?
    • Swine flu is a respiratory disease, caused by a strain of the influenza type A virus known as H1N1.
  • How can it be transmitted?
    • It can be transmitted by contaminated feed, water, equipment and clothing; however, there is no evidence that the virus can survive in well-cooked meat.
  • What symptoms does it cause?
    • Human flu symptoms usually include fever, cough, sore throat, muscle aches, conjunctivitis and, in severe cases, severe breathing problems and pneumonia that may be fatal.
  • How can you cure it?
    • Typically, there is little that is done to treat the flu in otherwise healthy people.
    • Home treatment
    • Medical treatment
  • Home treatment
    • Bed rest
    • Drink extra fluids – at least one full glass of water or juice every hour.
  • Resources
    • http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bacteria
    • http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/bacteria/bacteria.html
    • http://users.rcn.com/jkimball.ma.ultranet/BiologyPages/E/Eubacteria.html
    • http://www.netdoctor.co.uk/health_advice/facts/virusbacteria.htm
    • http://www.humanillnesses.com/original/U-Z/Viral-Infections.html
    • http://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/bacterial+virus